File system issue [was Re: jails]

Bender, Chris chris_bender at
Thu Feb 9 16:13:37 UTC 2012

I am running 8.2 and I am also running ZFS. I have no snapshots as I have deleted them all. Still need more space.


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On Feb 9, 2012, at 10:46 AM, "Miroslav Lachman" <000.fbsd at> wrote:

>> Hi Greg,
>> I am having an issue with one of my jailed systems. It has run out of
>> space. I have identified many files to delete but I can  not
>> Delete the files as the system comes back with "No Space available".  I
>> tried to delete them from the host system as well but I get
>> The same system issue. How does one delete files or free up space?
> What version you are running? (uname -a)
> Are you using ZFS or UFS?
> If ZFS, do you have some snapshots of given filesystem? If yes, then you must firstly delete some snapshots to get some free space. With snapshot, the deleted file needs additional space to alocate in last snapshot.
> Miroslav Lachman

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